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Mitsubishi HC900U Projector

WSVGA Home Theater Projector
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The Mitsubishi HC900U Projector is a WSVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x576 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in October 2004 and has been by Mitsubishi.

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Mitsubishi HC900U Projector Specifications

October 2004
2 Years
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1,500 ANSI Lumens / 980 Lumens
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WSVGA)
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
7 segments
Color Wheel
4x speed
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525p, 576i, 576p, 625p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1152x870

Lamp Type
250W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-HC900LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.21x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
Lens Shift
Throw Distance
8.5' - 23.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.65:1 - 2.00:1
Projector Placement
For a
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-10" and 14'-4" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.90" x 12.20" x 9.70"
6.5 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
340 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
On/off contrast ratio is 2000/1. User can manually adjust the lens aperture to achieve a contrast ratio of up to 4000:1


ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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